Tag Archives: worldwide

What’s the Internet ‘game’ killing young people worldwide?

Blue Whale: A reported suicide game (Source: Twitter) Over the past few months, an Internet “game” called the ‘Blue Whale Challenge’ has been blamed for the deaths of well over 100 young people in countries around the world — including at least five teens in India. The government has now asked Internet majors like Google, Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, Microsoft and Yahoo to “immediately remove” links of ... Read More »

IDC: Worldwide smartphone shipments grew 3.4% in 1Q17, Windows phone market falls

The report said that, Windows Phone shipments continue to fall as the lack of new hardware partners, developer support, and overall enthusiasm for the platform show no immediate signs of recovery. Meanwhile, the report said that Android would continue to capture roughly 85 percent of the worldwide smartphone volume. It said, Despite a slew of very attractive high-end Android products, ... Read More »

Made in India Husqvarna bikes to be sold worldwide

The Vitpilen 401 and Svartpilen 401 production for the global markets will be transferred to Bajaj’s Chakan factory New Delhi: Bajaj Auto and its Austrian arm KTM plan to expand the presence of niche motorcycle brand Husqvarnato other global markets from next year beyond developed countries. KTM had secured a long-term license agreement with BMW in 2013 for the Husqvarna motorcycles, which was founded in ... Read More »

Ransomware Cyber Attack: Hackers Leverage Stolen NSA Tool to Wreak Havoc Worldwide

HIGHLIGHTS Ransomware WannaCry leveraged hacking tools developed by NSA It exploits a known bug in Windows Researchers have observed 57,000 infections in 99 countries A global cyber attack leveraging hacking tools widely believed by researchers to have been developed by the US National Security Agency hit international shipper FedEx, disrupted Britain’s health system and infected computers in nearly 100 countries ... Read More »

Router-killing Mirai botnet variant going worldwide, but slowing

The latest strain of Mirai, the malware that’s been infecting internet routers from Germany’s Deutsche Telekom, has spread to devices in at least 10 other countries, according to security firm Flashpoint. The company has detected the new Mirai strain infecting internet routers and modems across the globe, including in the U.K., Brazil, Iran and Thailand. It’s still unclear how many ... Read More »

The iPhone 6S is the best-selling smartphone, worldwide

The Apple iPhone 6S was a refinement of what the iPhone 6 was. The 6S gave us faster performance, a faster fingerprint scanner, improved camera performance. Even though the 6S isn’t much different over what the iPhone 6 offers, the 6S was the iPhone to beat, so to speak.Kantar World Panel analytics firm has the information. “In the three months ... Read More »

Galaxy A9 seasoned worldwide variant launched

After receiving WiFi, Bluetooth, and FCC certifications, the worldwide variation of Samsung’s Galaxy A9seasoned telephone has been launched. The device is presently available for buy in Malaysia for RM 1,999 or around $500. consumer electronics retailer Senheng is presently promoting the tool inside the united states,although simplest via its bodily shops. A quick look at Samsung’s legitimate Malaysia website famousthat ... Read More »